Category Archives: 10to20 – still red

Wines available from UK independents at between £10 and £20

Girard Savigny-les-Beaune 2014

Jean-Jacques Girard, AOC Savigny-lès-Beaune, Cote d’OR, Burgundy, France, 2014 On Savigny-les-Beaune Savigny-lès-Beaune is surrounded by Pernand-Vergellesses to the north, Beaune to the south, and Chorey-lès-Beaune and Aloxe-Corton to the east.  The lès in the appellation name means by or near … Continue reading

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Mas Sibert Fosenot VdF 2013

Mas Sibert, Fosenot, Vin de France (Fos, Herault, Languedoc (Occitanie)), 2013 This wine: lot No: not lot number, but given the small production, this was most likely bottled as a single lot, biodynamic, just 6000 bts produced, a blend of … Continue reading

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Sagrado Douro Red 2013

Quinta do Sagrado, Tinto, Pinhao, Cima Corgo, DOC Douro, Portugal, 2013 This wine: lot No. L-SST13, a blend of a wide range of approved grape varieties, coated natural cork closure, 13% abv, Ann et Vin, £12 (07/17) Consumer tasting note: … Continue reading

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Zaccagnini Montepulciano 2015

Cantina Zaccagnini, il vino dal tralcetto, DOC Montepulciano d’Abruzzo, Bolognano, Pescara, Abruzzo, Italy, 2015 On DOC Monepulciano d’Abruzzo It is a red wine appellation, where production is dominated, ~80%, by co-operatives (cantina sociale). The wines are based on montepulciano, which … Continue reading

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L’Argentier Carignan Gard 2011

Chateau L’Argentier, Carignan, Vielles Vignes, IGP Pays du Gard, Sommieres, Gard, Occitanie, France, 2011 On carignan Carignan (noir), aka amongst others, as carinena (Aragon), mazuelo (Rioja) and samso (Catalonia), is thought to originate in Aragon, Spain. It is a potentially … Continue reading

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Archimbaud St Saturnin 2012

Domaine d’Archimbaud, AOP Languedoc – Saint-Saturnin, Herault, Occitanie, France, 2012 This wine: lot no. L14/134 , organic, a blend 50% syrah, 40% grenache noir, and 5% each of mourvedre and carignan, coated natural cork closure, 13% abv, Leon Stolarski, £11 … Continue reading

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Treloar SGM Roussillon 2014

Domaine Treloar, Three Peaks, AOP Cotes du Roussillon, Pyrénées-Orientales, Occitanie, France, 2014 This wine: lot no. L03.06.16, a blend of 50% syrah, 30% grenache and 20% mourvedre, old vines, manual harvest, aged for 12 months in used oak barrels, coated … Continue reading

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